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  • Army seeks innovative approaches to Soldier lethality in Boston

    March 14, 2019

    BURLINGTON, Mass. (March 14, 2019) -- The United States Army recently brought its second Expeditionary Technology Search competition, known as xTechSearch 2.0, to the greater Boston area to seek novel, disruptive concepts and technologies to advance capabilities in the Army modernization priority area of Soldier Lethality. xTechSearch 2.0, which was established...

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  • Army seeks latest technology in Texas

    March 14, 2019

    AUSTIN, Texas (March 14, 2019) -- The United States Army held its second Expeditionary Technology Search competition, known as xTechSearch 2.0, to engage with the non-traditional small business sector in Austin, Texas, March 5-6. The focus of xTechSearch 2.0 is to drive American innovation, spur economic growth and seek novel, disruptive concepts and technologies...

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  • Martian meteorites land at Army lab

    March 13, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (March 13, 2019) -- NASA officials say that some rare and distinct meteorites found on Earth were actually blasted off Mars by a large impact event. One such rock from the red planet made its way to an Army laboratory recently for a special X-ray look inside. Researchers from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's...

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  • Army lab hosts symposium on blockchain technology

    March 12, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (March 12, 2019) -- Researchers from various organizations and universities recently met to discuss blockchain technology and how it is positioned to provide enhanced security measures for distributed systems used by Soldiers. The Symposium on Blockchain for Distributed System Security was hosted by the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development...

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  • Battlefield AI gets $72M Army investment

    March 11, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (March 11, 2019) - The U.S. Army is investing $72 million in a five-year artificial intelligence fundamental research effort to research and discover capabilities that would significantly enhance mission effectiveness across the Army by augmenting Soldiers, optimizing operations, increasing readiness, and reducing casualties. Today, the Combat...

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  • Researchers 3-D print ultra-strong steel parts from powder

    February 28, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Feb. 27, 2019) -- Soldiers needing replacement parts may turn to 3-D printers in the future to rapidly deliver reliable and ultra-strong metal parts. Army researchers are looking at new technologies to create steel alloy parts from powder using a laser. At the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research...

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  • Army engineer among 2019 Federal 100

    February 27, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (Feb. 27, 2019) -- An electronics engineer from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory (ARL), has been recognized as one of the 2019 Federal 100. Dr. Charles Kamhoua, who is responsible for conducting and directing basic research in the area of game theory applied...

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  • Army-funded researcher wins Nobel prize

    February 26, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Feb. 20, 2019) -- An Army-funded researcher won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research in new enzyme production leading to the commercial, cost-effective synthesis of biofuels. Professor Frances Arnold is the Linus Pauling professor of chemical engineering, bioengineering and biochemistry at the California Institute of...

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  • Army lab, industry announce partnership to develop new materials

    February 25, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (Feb. 25, 2019) -- The Army and a major defense contractor established a new research partnership to create novel materials to further enhance the devices and technology used by warfighters. The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory -- the Army's corporate research laboratory known as ARL -- and the Lockheed...

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  • Pre-programming autonomous machines promotes selfless decision-making

    February 11, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Feb. 11, 2019) -- A new study suggests the use of autonomous machines increases cooperation among individuals. Researchers from the U.S. Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory, the Army's Institute for Creative Technologies and Northeastern University collaborated on a paper published in the Proceedings...

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  • Army engineers get hands-on with futuristic tiltrotor aircraft

    February 07, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Feb. 7, 2019) -- Army aerospace engineers visited an aircraft manufactuer in Texas, to explore potential areas of collaboration on tiltrotor technology between industry and the Army. The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory (ARL), sent four engineers,...

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  • Researchers make significant findings related to traumatic brain injury

    February 05, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Feb. 6, 2019) -- Traumatic brain injury, or TBI, is often referred to as the invisible injury -- while on the surface everything seems normal with brain structure, symptoms may present themselves in the behavior of the injured and cannot be explained. A team from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research...

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Last Update / Reviewed: August 18, 2019